Huge Google Translate Update is Live

Huge Google Translate Update is Live

That didn’t take long: after being initially reported only a couple days ago, it seems Google has gone ahead and updated its Translate app with some major improvements, apparently available right now.The app’s … [Read more...]

Today’s Nintendo Direct Brought Us a New 3DS Release Date, Lots of Other News

Today’s Nintendo Direct Brought Us a New 3DS Release Date, Lots of Other News

If you're a Nintendo fan, listen up: the company had one of its world famous "Nintendo Direct" live video streams today, and in terms of newsworthy announcements, this one did not disappoint.I won't go into great … [Read more...]

Project Ara Hitting Puerto Rico This Year

Project Ara Hitting Puerto Rico This Year

Today at the Project Ara developers’ conference, Google announced that it plans to launch Project Ara as a pilot program in Puerto Rico later this year. The rollout will be a precursor to Google’s plans to bring Ara … [Read more...]

Samsung Finally Releases the Z1, its First Tizen Phone

Samsung Finally Releases the Z1, its First Tizen Phone

In 2014, Samsung’s attempts to release a smartphone running Tizen – the company’s homegrown mobile OS built to bring in more app sales revenue and decrease its reliance on Google and Android – couldn’t have … [Read more...]

Facebook at “Work” Sees Limited Launch Today

Facebook at “Work” Sees Limited Launch Today

The new, work-focused social networking experience from Facebook is launching today, TechCrunch reports. Accessible via the main Facebook site, but also packaged into an Android and iOS app called “Work,” the new … [Read more...]

Facebook Putting Amber Alerts into Users’ Newsfeeds

Facebook Putting Amber Alerts into Users’ Newsfeeds

Whether or not you like what you see on Facebook, chances are pretty good that you check it regularly as a matter of course. Such is the nature of the social network. Because of that, Facebook is banking on your habitual … [Read more...]

More Project Ara Module Marketplace Details Revealed

More Project Ara Module Marketplace Details Revealed

One of the most exciting initiatives in tech is Google’s Project Ara, an effort to build a consumer-friendly and customizable modular smartphone. Headed up by Google’s Advanced Projects and Technology, or ATAP, … [Read more...]

Microsoft Upset with Google over Bug Report

Microsoft Upset with Google over Bug Report

It seems that Microsoft and Google aren’t getting along too well at the moment, at least when it comes to the best way to talk about bugs in each other’s products and services. A post on ZDNet points the way back to … [Read more...]

Valve Prepping Steam Controller for GDC Debut in March

Valve Prepping Steam Controller for GDC Debut in March

The upcoming Game Developers Conference in San Francisco will give people the first real chance to see Valve’s long in-development Steam Controller, according to a report form GameSpot late last week. According to the … [Read more...]

Google Readying its Own Speech Translator Improvements

Google Readying its Own Speech Translator Improvements

While Microsoft has started blazing the trail towards a real life universal translator with its closed preview for Skype Translator, it seems as though Google isn’t too far behind. Today, the New York Times reports … [Read more...]

Weekend Wrap-Up: Apple Watch to Drop in March; AT&T Announces Data Rollover

Weekend Wrap-Up: Apple Watch to Drop in March; AT&T Announces Data Rollover

Happy Sunday, folks! It's time for the Weekend Wrap-Up, where we go over the top tech stories from the past week.Companies making news this past week include Apple, AT&T, Sony, Sharp, Phillips, and Razer. Let's … [Read more...]

Alcatel Officially Confirms Palm’s Impending Return

Alcatel Officially Confirms Palm’s Impending Return

TCL Communication Technology, the parent company behind the smartphone company Alcatel Onetouch, has decided to come out of the shadows and officially proclaim that it’s got plans to bring the Palm brand back into the … [Read more...]